Plural advises Blackstone on Clarion acquisition

4 April, 2018

Blackstone has announced the acquisition of Clarion Events from Providence Equity Partners.

Clarion is one of the one of the world’s leading independent events organisers, with over 180 events across the globe in a range of vertical markets such as Energy, Retail, Defence, and Gaming. As the pre-eminent strategic adviser to investors and operators in the events sector, Plural supported Blackstone with commercial due diligence on the acquisition.

Plural’s team was led by Jonny Baynes, Partner and Jonathan Dufton, Director.